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By James Stephan (@J_Habs)
The Montreal Canadiens are currently sitting second in the Eastern Conference, with only the juggernaut Penguins ahead of them. The trade deadline approaches fast and the impression around the league is that GM Marc Bergevin has been working the phones feverishly since the beginning of the season.
While the Canadiens have been involved in the Ryane Clowe race, there are a handful of players that Montreal could end up pursuing towards April 3rd. TSN Insider Pierre LeBrun has mentioned numerous times on the radio station TSN690 as well as on Insider Trading; the Montreal Canadiens are looking to improve their depth at forward. Bergevin wants a gritty scoring winger, as well as depth on the blue line, and is more in the business of making “Hockey deals” rather than trading assets for a rental.
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